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HCL Connections Alternatives & Competitors

(502)3.9 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to HCL Connections? Tons of people want Employee Intranet Software to help with notifications, file sharing, and document collaboration. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. We have compiled a list of Employee Intranet Software that reviewers voted best overall compared to HCL Connections. Based on reviewer data you can see how HCL Connections stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users, and find the best fit for your business. Yammer, Jive, Microsoft SharePoint, and eXo Platform are the most popular alternatives and competitors to HCL Connections.

Top Alternatives to HCL Connections

  • Yammer
  • Jive
  • Microsoft SharePoint
  • eXo Platform
  • Workplace by Facebook

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to HCL Connections

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  1. Yammer

    (1,246)3.5 out of 5

    Yammer is a private social network that helps employees collaborate across departments, locations and business apps.

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  2. Yammer is a private social network that helps employees collaborate across departments, locations and business apps.

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    UC
    It allows social nextworking within a company so you can enjoy getting to know people within your company and build the right connections.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Yammer is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #2
    #2
  3. Jive

    (295)3.8 out of 5

    Jive's enterprise social business software puts the power of social business at your fingertips. Discover social business software and drive breakthroughs in revenue, cost and innovation

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  4. Jive's enterprise social business software puts the power of social business at your fingertips. Discover social business software and drive breakthroughs in revenue, cost and innovation

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    UF
    - Excellent collaboration features - Amazing user interface - Poitns and connecting features - Expert comments, forums, pics

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Jive is:

    Easier to admin
    More expensive
    Easier to set up
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    #3
    #3
  5. Microsoft SharePoint

    (7,267)4.0 out of 5

    With SharePoint you can manage versions, apply retention schedules, declare records, and place legal holds, whether you're dealing with traditional content, Web content.

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  6. With SharePoint you can manage versions, apply retention schedules, declare records, and place legal holds, whether you're dealing with traditional content, Web content.

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    Mallory C.
    MC
    The ability to share files, and create profiles within our office. My company posts department wide updates, has a page for each office and section to host their files. This prevents individuals...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Microsoft SharePoint is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to do business with
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    #4
  7. eXo Platform

    (85)4.3 out of 5
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    eXo Platform is an open-source social-collaboration software designed for enterprises.

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  8. eXo Platform is an open-source social-collaboration software designed for enterprises.

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    JN
    I like the way that the eXo Platform gives a helpful interface to encouraging social participation inside the organization. This enables you to effortlessly speak with different clients and to all...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, eXo Platform is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Better at support
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    #5
  9. Workplace by Facebook

    (1,553)4.0 out of 5
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    Workplace by Facebook allows you to use Facebook tools to interact with co-workers.

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  10. Workplace by Facebook allows you to use Facebook tools to interact with co-workers.

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    Kelsey R.
    KR
    I like that I can connect with my coworkers from all over the world. I really like that they have an org chart that you can look at. They've got some fun features and it's nice to have an online...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Workplace by Facebook is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More usable
    #6
    #6
  11. SAP Jam Collaboration

    (220)3.7 out of 5

    Encourage and facilitate collaboration in the cloud – with our enterprise social network solution, SAP Jam.

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  12. Encourage and facilitate collaboration in the cloud – with our enterprise social network solution, SAP Jam.

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    Nelly H.
    NH
    The ability to personalize personal view and access features. Also the connections and communication using groups, feeds, discussions, and document sharing.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, SAP Jam Collaboration is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Slower to reach roi
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    #7
  13. Samepage

    (176)4.5 out of 5

    Samepage is a collaboration platform connecting teams with content and conversations.

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  14. Samepage is a collaboration platform connecting teams with content and conversations.

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    UM
    SamePage has a nice, clean look that makes it easily understandable and not daunting to figure out. There are many options to customize and figure out how to best use pages for each group that...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Samepage is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
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    #8
  15. Simpplr

    (133)4.7 out of 5
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    Simpplr is today’s modern intranet. Simpplr makes it possible for businesses to connect, align, and engage their entire workforce across the enterprise. Trusted by leading brands, including Workday, Box, DocuSign, Eurostar, and Columbia University, our customers are achieving measurable productivity gains, increased employee engagement, and higher employee retention. Simpplr is headquartered in Redwood City, CA with offices in the UK and India, and is backed by Norwest Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures.

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  16. Simpplr is today’s modern intranet. Simpplr makes it possible for businesses to connect, align, and engage their entire workforce across the enterprise. Trusted by leading brands, including Workday, Box, DocuSign, Eurostar, and Columbia University, our customers are achieving measurable productivity gains, increased employee engagement, and higher employee retention. Simpplr is headquartered in Redwood City, CA with offices in the UK and India, and is backed by Norwest Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures.

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    EM
    It's an intuitive, simple platform that allows people with basic technological experience to set up and navigate. It is a functional space that people want to engage within, which is important for...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Simpplr is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
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  17. Igloo

    (70)4.2 out of 5
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    Igloo is a provider of digital workplace solutions, helping companies build inspiring digital destinations.

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  18. Igloo is a provider of digital workplace solutions, helping companies build inspiring digital destinations.

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    AN
    Lots of options on how to collate and present information in different formats, while being easy to navigate. Like being able to add blogs, share documents, create larger pieces of information...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Igloo is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    Better at support
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    #10
  19. Jostle

    (109)4.4 out of 5
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    Jostle’s intranet software connects employees to each other, their leadership and their company culture. Gorgeous usability makes it the go-to place for information and collaboration – in the office or in the field. Jostle’s secure, cloud-based intranet can be up and running in a week. It’s turnkey and requires no IT resources to launch or maintain.

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  20. Jostle’s intranet software connects employees to each other, their leadership and their company culture. Gorgeous usability makes it the go-to place for information and collaboration – in the office or in the field. Jostle’s secure, cloud-based intranet can be up and running in a week. It’s turnkey and requires no IT resources to launch or maintain.

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    AE
    What I like the most is how the files and documents are well organized and easy to find. I also love that it has a lot of different features that you can do on it.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Jostle is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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    #11
  21. Zoho Connect

    (41)4.5 out of 5

    Zoho Connect is a team collaboration app, that unifies people, resources, and the apps they need. Users can share ideas, hold real-time discussions, contact anyone in the network, create their own apps, build their knowledge base, manage their work plans, and also access apps designed to make team work easy and quick.

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  22. Zoho Connect is a team collaboration app, that unifies people, resources, and the apps they need. Users can share ideas, hold real-time discussions, contact anyone in the network, create their own apps, build their knowledge base, manage their work plans, and also access apps designed to make team work easy and quick.

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    ME
    I love Zoho Connect because it is an easy-to-use software, it is very intuitive and it has enough features so it is worth using, it is more than a project management or team collaboration tool, it...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Zoho Connect is:

    Easier to do business with
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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    #12
  23. Blink

    (129)4.6 out of 5

    Blink is a simple way for companies to deliver integrated digital experiences to their people. It takes data from multiple systems of record that are today silo'd across your business and presents it to your employees as single actionable feed.

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  24. Blink is a simple way for companies to deliver integrated digital experiences to their people. It takes data from multiple systems of record that are today silo'd across your business and presents it to your employees as single actionable feed.

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    UF
    I like the chat and intranet element of the app. It encourages employee engagement. It has truly changed the way in which employees engage each other. It has given employees a sense of beginning to...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Blink is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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  25. OnSemble Employee Intranet

    (67)4.6 out of 5
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    OnSemble is an employee collaboration and engagement platform designed to allow users to build an employee intranet portal without any programming.

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  26. OnSemble is an employee collaboration and engagement platform designed to allow users to build an employee intranet portal without any programming.

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    AM
    OnSemble took our company's intranet to the next level. The portal has allowed us to bring in a lot of features that not only help us work towards corporate goals, but also create employee...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, OnSemble Employee Intranet is:

    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    Better at meeting requirements
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  27. Happeo

    (71)4.5 out of 5

    Happeo is a leading all-in-one digital workplace platform that empowers internal communicators to connect with employees in entirely new ways. The platform brings together intranet, collaboration and social networking into one unified solution.

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  28. Happeo is a leading all-in-one digital workplace platform that empowers internal communicators to connect with employees in entirely new ways. The platform brings together intranet, collaboration and social networking into one unified solution.

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    Ray K.
    RK
    Automatic data collection and leverage of existing data sources to show connections between staff. One stop shop to share information with our staff. Looks professional and organized

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Happeo is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    Better at support
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    #15
  29. tibbr

    (16)3.8 out of 5
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    Get work done faster by connecting people, discussions, apps, tasks, and content.

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  30. Get work done faster by connecting people, discussions, apps, tasks, and content.

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    CT
    Typically the joining of this product with different business content administration programming that we utilizes in our association is great. I like the way its simple to share records to a lovers...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, tibbr is:

    More usable
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
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  31. ThoughtFarmer

    (62)4.6 out of 5
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    ThoughtFarmer combines traditional intranets with social features to make the social intranet: an easy yet powerful platform for employee communication and collaboration.

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  32. ThoughtFarmer combines traditional intranets with social features to make the social intranet: an easy yet powerful platform for employee communication and collaboration.

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    AG
    Ease of use, features, flexibility, and support.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, ThoughtFarmer is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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  33. MangoApps

    (63)4.0 out of 5

    MangoApps is a collaboration network that combines Employee Social Networking, Team Collaboration tools & Intranet into one seamless product.

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  34. MangoApps is a collaboration network that combines Employee Social Networking, Team Collaboration tools & Intranet into one seamless product.

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    AB
    It was easy to get up and running, and easy to admin.

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, MangoApps is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
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    #18
  35. Oracle Beehive

    (15)3.6 out of 5

    Oracle Beehive is an Enterprise Collaboration Plaform that allows users to access their collaborative information through familiar tools while enabling IT to consolidate infrastructure and implement a centrally managed, secure, and compliant collaboration environment.

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  36. Oracle Beehive is an Enterprise Collaboration Plaform that allows users to access their collaborative information through familiar tools while enabling IT to consolidate infrastructure and implement a centrally managed, secure, and compliant collaboration environment.

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    SG
    Being able to share information with my coworkers easily

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Oracle Beehive is:

    Better at support
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  37. Communifire by Axero

    (48)3.9 out of 5
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    Communifire combines the best features of social networking, collaboration, and community software into a single, integrated platform that powers social intranets and customer communities. With Communifire, you can work with everyone -- inside your business with your co-workers and employees and outside your business with your customers and partners.

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  38. Communifire combines the best features of social networking, collaboration, and community software into a single, integrated platform that powers social intranets and customer communities. With Communifire, you can work with everyone -- inside your business with your co-workers and employees and outside your business with your customers and partners.

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    AF
    I like that that authentication works well with the web

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Communifire by Axero is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to do business with
    Easier to admin
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    #20
  39. Noodle

    (51)4.3 out of 5

    Powerful Intranet Software that provides companies the ability to share ideas, share documents, merge schedules, upload photos & collaborate on projects all within a single secure site. Cloud-based or local software available.

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  40. Powerful Intranet Software that provides companies the ability to share ideas, share documents, merge schedules, upload photos & collaborate on projects all within a single secure site. Cloud-based or local software available.

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    Alain B.
    AB
    Our intraoffice contact was safe and unified. It took a lot of time and energy to get things going as we use Noodle as the center for regulations, human resources and training materials and images....Read more

    Reviewers say compared to HCL Connections, Noodle is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to do business with
    Easier to admin